University of Connecticut University of UC Title Fallback Connecticut

Student Services 364

STUDENT ACADEMIC SERVICES SPECIALIST

Provides general assistance in the learning process. May be required to:

  • Perform a variety of duties related to student needs including reading, scribing, note taking; scanning and editing textbooks; and/or provide individual assistance for laboratory classes.
  • Assist with general clerical functions such as: answering phones;greeting the public; copying; filing; and other related duties
  • Assist in the administration and proctoring student exams
  • Complete data entry and other administrative duties such as: data collection; exam analysis; data entry in an electronic case management system; student payroll authorization entry; and asist with student employee time card entry.
  • Assist training other student workers
  • Attend training sessions and staff meetings as needed
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as directed

Requirements:

  • Prior experience in a similar position preferred
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated sensitivity towards students with disabilities
  • Knowledge about various disabilities
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Dependability and attention to detail
  • Excellent customer service and communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Additional hours during mid-term and final exam periods